Lot's has happened since I last posted:
The Vatican has released the Apostolic Constitution "Anglorum Ceotibus" governing the norms for the new Ordinariates for Anglicans who wish to be received into the church and retain some/many of the customs in union with Peter. Pope Benedict will be known as the Pope of Christian Unity if he keeps going at this rate.
October saw the commencement of discussions with the SSPX concerning the II Vatican Council and other issues - These talks will continue as long as they need too I expect and they schedules for once a month.
The Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia is also scheduled to meet with the Pope, relations between the two could not be warmer.
We shall have to wait and see what the result of this movement will be.
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